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Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have risen 3.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.27/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has increased 2.1 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.35/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii rise 3 cents per gallon the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have risen 3.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.27/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has increased 2.1 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.35/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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The top-rated gas station restrooms in every state

With summer road trip season around the corner and millions of Americans hitting the road, GasBuddy, the only smartphone app connecting more than 65 million drivers with their Perfect Pit Stop, today reveals which gas station brands have the highest-rated restrooms making them the best bet when nature calls.

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Discount electricity rate still available for customers with special medical needs

Utility customers with special medical needs may still take advantage of a discounted electricity rate. Space is available in the two-year pilot program, which is limited to 2,000 Hawaiian Electric, Maui Electric and Hawai‘i Electric Light customers.

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Last year, metallic balloons entangled in power lines caused 30 outages, affecting 42,161 customers in the Hawaiian Electric Companies’ service areas. Metallic balloons and streamers can cause a short circuit and knock out power to an entire neighborhood. In February, a metallic balloon came into contact with power lines in Kahului, which caused an outage that affected 17,310 customers.

Metallic confetti causes overnight outage for 300; balloons caused outages affecting 42,000 in 2016

Last year, metallic balloons entangled in power lines caused 30 outages, affecting 42,161 customers in the Hawaiian Electric Companies’ service areas. Metallic balloons and streamers can cause a short circuit and knock out power to an entire neighborhood. In February, a metallic balloon came into contact with power lines in Kahului, which caused an outage […]

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Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have risen 3.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.01/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.34/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii rise 3.9 cents per gallon the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have risen 3.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.01/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.34/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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Health Dept fines Big Island Dairy for pollution violations

The Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) has issued a Notice of Violation and Order to Big Island Dairy, LLC for the unlawful discharge of wastewater from the dairy’s Concentrated Animal Feedlot Operations (CAFO), located in O’okala on Hawaii Island, to Kaohaoha Gulch.

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Partial lane closure in Kona for HELCO transmission line upgrades

Hawai‘i Electric Light Company announces a partial lane closure along sections of Highway 190 from Ahikawa Street to Makalei Golf Course (31-mile marker) in west Hawai‘i from May 1 to August 31. The closure will allow crews to upgrade transmission lines and equipment to improve system reliability.

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Frito-Lay recalls various potato chips due to potential presence of salmonella

Frito-Lay Friday (April 21) announced it is voluntarily recalling select Jalapeño Flavored Lay’s Kettle Cooked potato chips and Jalapeño Flavored Miss Vickie’s Kettle Cooked potato chips due to the potential presence of Salmonella in the seasoning.

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Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 6.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.03/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.38/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

Average gas prices in Hawaii fall 6.2 cents per gallon the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have fallen 6.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.03/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 355 gas outlets in Hawaii. This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.38/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.

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Razor recalls RipStik motorized caster boards due to fall hazard

About 158,000 RipStik electric motorized caster boards are recalled. The rear wheel can stop rotating and lock up while in use, posing a fall hazard. Razor has received more than 700 reports of the rear wheel locking up, resulting in four injuries, including one loose tooth and three scrapes and bruises.

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Gasoline prices are currently the most expensive they’ve been in more than 19 months and will continue to increase with summer driving season approaching. GasBuddy, the only smartphone app connecting more than 60 million drivers with their Perfect Pit Stop, today issued a new study that found the best and worst days of the week to buy gas when it comes to optimal savings.

The best day of week to buy gas revealed

Gasoline prices are currently the most expensive they’ve been in more than 19 months and will continue to increase with summer driving season approaching. GasBuddy, the only smartphone app connecting more than 60 million drivers with their Perfect Pit Stop, today issued a new study that found the best and worst days of the week […]

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Hawaiian Airlines seeks Japanese and Korean speaking flight attendants

Hawaiian Airlines, the largest U.S. carrier for service between Japan and Hawai‘i, is seeking candidates who speak Japanese or Korean for flight attendant positions as the airline continues to grow internationally with a focus on Asia.

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